Tasting Notes: South Africa`s signature grape, (derived by crossing Cinsault and Pinot Noir), has now created an international following. When carefully grown with limited yields, it produces an appealing red fruit aroma, a soft palate with ripe mulberry, sweet strawberry and a touch of herbs. ..
This soft, approachable ruby-hued beauty is a true testament to vines lovingly reared and winemaking raised to an art form. A Right Bank-style Bordeaux blend, De Toren Z comprises a symphonic blend of five Bordeaux varietals. You’ll find it tantalizingly soft on the tongue, with a hint of aniseed, l..
Light golden wheat colour. Layered expressions of citrus and tropical fruit with subtle layers of honey and almonds in the background. Balanced and superbly structured, the flavours are complimented by a delicate minerality..
The Hamilton Russell Pinot Noir has aromas and flavours of raspberry, cherry and plum, with hints of game. Their wines are regarded as the best in SA, and one of the most southerly wine Estates in Africa.Wine Style Our low-vigour, stony, clay-rich soil, cool maritime mesoclimate, naturally..
Hamilton Russels Vineyards are widely regarded as one of the best producers from South Africa and there Pinots and Chardonnays are some of the best the 'New World' has to offer. The Hemel-en-Aarde Valley in Walker Bay has a wonderful maritime climate which is perfect for producing these iconic cool ..
An intense dark purple blend of Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot from one of South Africas most well known producers. Meerlust are the pioneers of the Bordeaux blend in South Africa with their Rubicon and this more approachable red is a great example of the value that can ..
Tim Atkin (MW) Special South Africa Report 2021: 96 points.This is the iconic wine from the Meerlust estate. Today, the traditional dedication to the art of winemaking continues under the guidance of Hannes Myburgh. A classic style Bordeaux blend, Meaty, rounded and full-bodied with ripe plum, ..
This is a smooth and luxuriously rich red wine made from Merlot grapes showing delightful plum fruit notes and a whisper of smoky oak. Made by winemaker Jacques Cilliers at the excellent Morgenhof estate...
Delightfully attractive ripe, fresh, tropical fruits on the nose. All repeats in the mouth with great concentration. Guavas, granadillas, hint of pineapple and touch of lemon. Lively mouth feel, good complexity, good balance. Long, zesty finish. Enjoy in the bloom of its youth and over next 18 month..
Opens with ripe plums and then followed by mingle of ripe banana, mulberry and cherry. There is a hint of oak and a good mouthfeel with all the fruit showing well. Fine tannin, good balance, long ripe fruit finish. Accessible now, yet six months in the bottle will create much greater complexity. Goo..
Medium-bodied with ripe blueberry and mulberry, a touch of milk chocolate and
toasty wood flavours, with berry fruit lingering on the palate.
This wine can be enjoyed up to four years from vintage.
The grapes for this wine were harvested from farms i..
TASTING NOTESVintage 2015 was an absolute amazing year and this wine is a perfect testament to that. All the grapes are grown organically on our farm. Vineyards are on average around 12–14 years old which is a very good age in Stellenbosch. We had a very good winter leading up to this vintage with e..